The Craft Bakers Association changes president

Harris has worked in the baking industry for over three decades, for companies like EFP and BAKO South Eastern.

He joined the Craft Bakers Association Board of Directors in 2021 and has also served as Chair of the Craft Bakers Week campaign. Outside of the baking industry, Harris worked with the National Farmers’ Union on the sugar board and acted as a trustee of a small charity.

“I am honored that the directors of the ABC have invited me to continue the excellent work of George Fuller over the past 10 years and I look forward to working with Karen Dear and the ABC team at Ware “,said Harris.

“Although I am not a baker, I have been actively involved in the artisan baking industry for many years from a supplier perspective and as a result have a good understanding of the challenges our members face, particular at this time.

“The ABC serves a large number of companies of various sizes, almost all of them private. A strong association is therefore more relevant than ever, to ensure that all voices are heard in the right places and that it remains relevant and attractive. to all members.

The CBA has been the voice of the artisan bakery industry since 1887, representing around 500 bakery businesses in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, who together support over 3,000 high street shops, alongside wholesalers and specialty confectionery companies.

Andrew B. Reiter